Rafael Ortega Props: Matchup, Trends, Best Odds vs. Reds (August 16, 2021)

Written By Staff on August 15, 2021

MLB action on Monday, August 16 pits Rafael Ortega and the Chicago Cubs against Wade Miley and the Cincinnati Reds. The Cubs are underdogs on the moneyline at +190 with a total set at nine in the game.

Here are the player props oddsmakers have listed for Ortega for this one, plus some facts and figures to provide insight into his performance in this matchup.

The betting insights and predictions in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of August 15, 2021, 6:19 PM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

RAFAEL ORTEGA BETTING PROPS VS REDS

BATTER VS. PITCHER: ORTEGA VS. REDS

  • Miley has kept Ortega from reaching base safely in one career plate appearance against him.
  • He has posted a batting average of .176 with a .606 OPS against Reds pitchers in 34 at-bats against the team.

Ortega history vs Miley (LHP)

AB AVG R HR RBI OBP OPS K%
1 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000 100.0%

Ortega history vs Reds (since 2015)

AB AVG R HR RBI OBP OPS K%
34 .176 4 1 1 .282 .606 25.0%

RAFAEL ORTEGA BATTING SPLITS 2021

  • Ortega has been less effective at the plate against left-handed pitching, as he’s recorded an OPS of just .303 this season against southpaws compared to 1.018 against right-handers.
  • In road games this season, he’s collected 27 hits and a .325 batting average.
AB AVG R HR RBI OBP OPS K%
vs LHP 21 .095 0 0 .208 .303 45.8%
vs RHP 130 .377 6 17 .426 1.018 20.6%
Home 73 .329 5 1 4 .395 .806 24.7%
Away 83 .325 15 5 14 .371 .961 23.6%
Total 156 .327 20 6 18 .382 .889 24.1%

CUBS VS REDS BETTING ODDS

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